Sea Ice

Arctic Sea Ice Just Hit Its Lowest Level In 38 Years

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 03.22.2017 | Canada

Sea ice is crucial for polar bear habitats.

Sea Ice Chunk The Size Of India Has Melted Thanks To Climate Change

The Huffington Post Canada | Sarah Rieger | Posted 12.06.2016 | Canada

The ice has hit record low levels.

The Arctic Is A Frozen Security Blanket For The World

WWF-Canada | Posted 12.09.2016 | Canada Impact

To most Canadians, the Arctic is a faraway and mysterious place. It's a romantic piece of our history and identity. That wildness and cold is something we're proud of, but we don't know much about. It should play a bigger role in our consciousness. The Arctic makes up almost 40 per cent of Canada's landmass and two-thirds of our coastline.

Now Is Our Chance to Protect the Arctic

David R. Miller | Posted 09.24.2014 | Canada Impact
David R. Miller

Today, we're releasing new research that explores how oil spills from a range of sources would travel through the region, and the likelihood of it spreading different distances.These results provide critical information to shape decisions on Arctic development.

The Full And Disturbing Impact Of Melting Arctic Ice

CP | Bob Weber, The Canadian Press | Posted 10.01.2013 | Canada Alberta

A review of the latest research on the Arctic says the accelerating loss of sea ice is kicking the legs out from under the entire northern dinner tabl...

Disappearing Sea Ice Blamed For Harp Seal Deaths

CP | Alison Auld, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.05.2012 | Canada

HALIFAX - A new scientific study suggests harp seals in the North Atlantic are dying at high rates because of warming waters and a steady decline of s...

How to Become an Environmentalist

David Suzuki | Posted 08.21.2011 | Canada
David Suzuki

Reports about floods and droughts and sea ice and climate change get sandwiched between clips about scandals and celebrities, and so we view them as isolated events. An environmental perspective would consider the possibility that many of the events are connected to an underlying cause.